Administrative Assistant (Current Employee) – Toronto ON – 23 August 2016
Typical day include assisting the director and manager with student, faculty, staff, agent and partner enquires. I have learnt to effectively communicate with students and superiors. I manage the day-to-day operations of the office and work well with my co-workers. The hardest part of the job, none to really mention but I do my utmost best to stay on top of my work schedule. I enjoy working with my team everyone is supportive and share the same values.
Senior Contact Agent (Former Employee) – Burlington, ON – 17 August 2016
West 49 had a very comfortable and inventive office environment. Every day brought a new challenge that made the position very exciting. The management gave you structure, but also gave you the space to be creative.
Love teaching, George Brown College gives me that opportunity to follow my passion to teach
Teacher - Centre for Continuous Learning (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 10 August 2016
I graduated from George Brown in 1981, and for the last 22 Years i have enjoyed and has been a pleasure to tech the trade I have close to my heart. Fantastic place to be part of a trade and to be able follow my great passion to teach.
Student Ambassador (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 24 June 2016
I find it fun and exciting working at the college and especially find it beneficial as a student. A typical day at work is fun and relaxing, I enjoy the atmosphere and the people I work with. I have learned more about my school through this job and more information that student need in order to succeed. My co-workers are easy going, reliable and always willing help.The hardest part of the job and is being aware of all the new information at all times because dates are always changing and there are always new things to learn.
Student Support Representative (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 20 June 2016
The amount of work you have a s a student support representative varies through out the year. Typically you are busy in the beginning and of the semester. Meanwhile you are trying to plan and organize your amount of work throughout the semester. The people you work with vary depending on the department.
Good hours, good pay, you do not take your work home
Student (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 19 June 2016
First thing of every workday is go to the office and attend a 10 mins meeting (with free coffee and muffins) and the empoyer talks about which site to go to and what work is for the day, record and report back of the work process for the site and bring back to office, and reschedule how much of more time need to complete that specific job site.
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 7 June 2016
Working as an administrative assistant at George Brown College, School of Makeup and aesthetics, was a great experience for me. I had the opportunity to work with and learn from smart business professionals. A typical day consisted of; receiving incoming phone calls from clients requesting information about student spa or courses, booking clients, and assisting with sales in store front.
professor, Economics (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 25 May 2016
Introduce students to topics for discussion on PowerPoint slides. Discuss topic in detail in an interactive mode. Answer questions posed by students, especially on diagrammatic representation, on the whiteboard.
I have learned that students are more active when I try to meet their understanding by raising standard gradually. The coworkers are quite helpful, though I normally do not need their assistance in teaching.
The hardest part of the job is coaxing the students into understanding mathematical parts.
The most enjoyable part of the job is finding that the students have done very well in exam books.
There is always opportunity for taking courses for professional improvement.
An intersting workplace with juniors having the same questions once I had.
Peer Tutor (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 13 May 2016
A typical day at work included helping students with questions. I have learned how to explain complex topics by making them simple and giving demonstrations. Hardest part of the job would be to help a confused student and also it is the most enjoyable part of the job to be able to clear confusion of the same student over a topic.
Welcome Desk & Student Life Ambassador (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 9 May 2016
learned to be proficient in excel carried out mainly office and administrative duties like filing, documenting, computer programs, phone calls directed students and staff around the school as well as handled locker rentals and cuts/storage
friendly and helpful staff and good work environment
Service Technician (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 6 May 2016
I would come into work ready to cut and solder copper wires. I would then construct water flow labs and test to see if they work. I would also calibrate them. My co-workers and I got along very well and I had a very pleasant boss.